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This project is supported by the N.C. Arts Council, a division of the Department of Natural & Cultural Resources.

Our generous sponsors:

Yadkin Valley District of the United Methodist Church

Zaxby's of Thomasville

Will you help us Grow?  By donating to the Arts Alive Art Academy at Memorial United Methodist Church, you are helping to provide opportunities for Arts Education to folks in our community that would not be able to afford it otherwise.  If you are able to help us financially, we will appreciate it so much!  To donate, you can click on the "Donate" button on the right or contact the church office directly at 336-472-7713. 

Thanks!     ​Pam Thompson

Celebrating our shared identity as Children of God,  we are working to equip young people to tell their own story through artistic expression.

Key Dates:


Private lessons enroll throughout the year if available, group class enrollment ends September 30, 2018.

Contact Carol Vannoy for more details and scheduling. 

Classes begin the week of September 3, 2018 and end the week of May 20, 2019

The Academy will be closed the week of December 24, 2018 - January 4, 2019 for Winter Break

and the week of Spring Break, April 22nd-26th, 2019.

Mid Term Recital/Art Show: January 23, 2019  & End of Year Recital/ Art Show: May 29, 2019